Running Out The Hurt by Robert Stout
Approx. 75,410 words.
Published on October 3, 2012 by
Black Rose Writing.
As he jogs along a beach in the coastal city of San Arturo, Mexico Cipriano Gómez notices a young vagabond leap across a jetty and he senses, immediately, “Now there’s a real athlete.” The young man, Alejandro López, denies that he plays baseball but accepts the temporary work that Cipriano offers him.